That is to say if we suppose that A is the event remembered, B the remembering, and t the interval of time between A and B, there must be some characteristic of B which is capable of degrees, and which, in accurately dated memories, varies as t varies.
In actual fact, there are doubtless various factors that concur in giving us the feeling of greater or less remoteness in some remembered event.
"It's not that I don't remember- I know what he is like, but not as I remember
It never entered my head to attempt to attract attention, and I do not remember
anything distinctly after the sight of her side until I found myself in a little cabin aft.
"And, O my dearest Love!" she urged, clinging nearer to him, laying her head upon his breast, and raising her eyes to his, "remember
how strong we are in our happiness, and how weak he is in his misery!"
"I'll have to remember
hard to resurrect any beche-de-mer," Harley said, nodding approval of the suggestion.
how she saved and scraped for him, and how he always lay abed till ten o'clock.
you think to carry it away with your hey-pass and re-pass: do you remember
the dog's fa
And this is one of those gales whose memory in after-years returns, welcome in dignified austerity, as you would remember
with pleasure the noble features of a stranger with whom you crossed swords once in knightly encounter and are never to see again.
"This was really his," said Harriet."Do not you remember
one morning?no, I dare say you do not.
The Chatterer came directly to the tree--I remember
it was an oak tree--and began to climb up.
"I kin remember
when her two feet was no bigger dan yer t'umb, and she weared worsted boots," moaned she.
There entered a tall man in khaki, with the parson's collar, handsome in a somewhat heavy fashion, but with the frank eyes that I remembered
in him as a boy.
how his brother, while at the university, and for a year afterwards, had, in spite of the jeers of his companions, lived like a monk, strictly observing all religious rites, services, and fasts, and avoiding every sort of pleasure, especially women.
After that, I remember
, I again staked two thousand florins upon twelve middle numbers, and lost.